When To Use Weights For Bass Fishing (Texas Rig Tips)

I get asked all the time, “Tyler, when should I use weights when fishing for bass, and how big or small of a weight should I use?”. Well you’re in luck because I have all the answers to that! In this video I dive DEEP into fishing weights and how and when I utilize them to catch more fish! SUBSCRIBE to this channel if you like bass fishing tip videos, and leave a comment letting me know you joined the team!

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Time Stamps:
0:00 – Intro
1:59 – Soft Plastic Material ROF
4:47 – Underwater Footage
7:35 – Weights For Shallow Cover
9:56 – Weight Size For Bottom Type
11:36 – Pegging Your Weight
13:59 – Metal Types
15:07 – Lead Vs. Tungsten


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